The Dayton Wingmasters
We are a community of radio controlled aircraft pilots, builder, and designers dedicated to the promotion of all aspects of model aviation in the Dayton, Ohio area.

The Dayton Wingmasters are a chartered member (#499) of the Academy of Model Aeronautics.



Please CLICK HERE for a 2017 Printable Schedule.



CURRENT AMA MEMBERSHIP and FAA (UAS) Registration
You must have a current AMA Membership and a current FAA (UAS) Registration to fly at the Dayton Wingmasters Flying Field and you should always have your AMA card on you when you show up to fly and all your aircraft must have your FAA number on them.

No matter how BIG or SMALL your aircraft is you must have a Current AMA and anything over .55 pounds (250 grams) you must have the FAA (UAS) Registration number to fly at the Dayton Wingmaster's Flying Field.

There are no exceptions, this rule this is the Agreement the Dayton Wingmaster have had in place with the City of Dayton Parks Department for many many years and is the only reason we are allowed to fly there to this day.

You may be asked to show your current cards if you are new to the field so please make sure you have it with you.




Upcoming Events

May 2017

May 3rd Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field

May 4th Wingmasters Monthly Meeting, Meeting Starts at 7:30 PM
RC Hobby Center
Jerry Humston CD

May 6th 3rd Annual Multirotor/FPV Fun Fly CANCELLED
Wingmasters Flying Field
CANCELLED

May 10th Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field

May 17th Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field

May 20th Drone Racing CANCELLED
Wingmasters Flying Field
CANCELLED

May 24th Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field

May 29th Memorial Day Fun Fly Starts at 12:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field
Larry Masters and Jerry Humston CD's

May 31st Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field

June 2017

June 1st Meeting/Open House Members and Non Members
Wingmasters Flying Field
Jerry Humston/Kyle Willetts CD
First Outdoor Meeting/Open House Everyone Invited Food Served at 6:30 PM

June 3rd Drone Racing CANCELLED
Wingmasters Flying Field
CANCELLED

June 7th Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field

June 11th Dayton Wingmasters Fun Fly 12:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field
John & Jeanette Nagle to CD

June 14th Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field

June 17th Drone Racing CANCELLED
Wingmasters Flying Field
CANCELLED

June 17/18 Dayton Air Show
Dayton Airport
Full Scale

June 21st Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field

June 24th Fun Fly
Wingmasters Flying Field
NEEDS CD

June 25th Board Meeting 7:00 PM
Humston House

June 28th Instructor Night, Starts at 5:00 PM
Wingmasters Flying Field


ALL DRONE RACES CANCELLED

All of the DRONE RACING EVENTS
including the
3rd Annual DRONE DAY
that were scheduled for the 2017 season at the
Dayton Wingmasters Flying Field have been CANCELLED

Recreation flying of Drones is permitted in the designated flying area.

Helpful Websites

Check out a few of the latest websites Joe has found to help out with your RC Projects.

Hobby Lobby good for Balsa, Basswood, CA’s, Kicker (print the 40% off coupon from online and you can save some $ )

Midwest Electronic (Fairborn) Heat Shrink Tubing, wire wrap, standoffs (metal and plastic) 12v fans for charge cases, and about any type of resistor, capacitor, or electronic gizmo you would ever want.

Parts Express (Springboro) nything home electronic related, if you have wiring on a model, you can get wire wrap, sleeving, soldering supplies.

Remote Control Toys Just about anything RC related.


Nice Video for Beginners

If your just starting out this is the Video for you CLICK HERE to Watch

Brought to you by Horizon Hobbies

2017 GATE KEYS

The Locks will be changed on January 1st, 2017

Gate Keys can be purchased at either RC Hobby Center, The Hobby Shop or at a Wingmasters Monthly Meeting and are $40.00 (must show your 2017 AMA Card and and FAA (UAS) Registration.

Updated Pages

The March 2017 Edition of the Tailspins Newsletter has been added to the Newsletter Page
CLICK HERE to download the latest edition.

The 2017 Schedule has been added to the Schedule Page CLICK HERE to view it.

Looking for a local Club or Hobby Shop Web Site check out the LINKS PAGE .

Web Site Issues

If you see anything that needs fixed or have any suggestions please feel free to send an E-Mail to the Webmaster

Jerry


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